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Hearing set for felon

A 39-year-old Kona man faces drug and firearms charges.

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Return to sender

Confusion surrounding a state donation of rapid COVID-19 test kits to the Big Island will not affect the county’s post-arrival testing program, officials say.

Body of missing Kailua-Kona man, 30, located

UPDATE: Big Island police reported Tuesday afternoon that the body of 30-year-old Tyler Armstrong was located earlier in the day in an empty lot near his residence. Next of kin have been notified and have positively identified Armstrong’s body.

New research facility planned for UH-Hilo

Plans are underway to build a new research facility on the University of Hawaii at Hilo campus to jointly house the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory and the Pacific Islands Ecosystems Research Center.

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